Clacton-On-Sea Parliamentary By-Election...CLACTON-ON-SEA, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 09: United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) candidate Douglas Carswell (L) stands with party leader Nigel Farage on October 9, 2014 in Clacton-on-Sea, England. Polls have opened in the by-election which is being held after the sitting Conservative party Member of Parliament Douglas Carswell defected to UKIP. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
Clacton-On-Sea Parliamentary By-Election...CLACTON-ON-SEA, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 09: United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) candidate Douglas Carswell (L) stands with party leader Nigel Farage on October 9, 2014 in Clacton-on-Sea, England. Polls have opened in the by-election which is being held after the sitting Conservative party Member of Parliament Douglas Carswell defected to UKIP. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

United Kingdom Independence Party candidate Douglas Carswell stands with party leader Nigel Farage in Clacton-on-Sea, England. Polls have opened in the by-election which is being held after the sitting Conservative party Member of Parliament Douglas Carswell defected to UKIP.

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